How You Can Use The 2018 Winter Olympics As Running Inspiration

Channeling The Winter Olympics Excitement One of the pinnacle achievements for any elite athlete is competing at the Olympic Games. Aside from winning an Olympic or World Championship medal, few things are as sought after as an Olympic experience. Unless the good Lord intervenes, I’ll never feel that rush. But I’m captivated by it, nonetheless. Maybe that’s why I get intense Olympic fever every two years. Wait , you’re probably thinking. Running is only part of the Olympics every four years. You’re correct, but that’s beside the point. I still draw inspiration from seeing the hard work and skill of the world’s best athletes. The great stories of loss and triumph are enough to put me on the edge of my seat. This month’s Games in PyeongChang are no different. Take Caitlin Patterson, for example. You might have heard her name on the trail running circuit, but she’s also a six...

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